Welcome to Newport, Rhode Island
Newport R.I. is a seaside city located on Aquidneck Island in Narragansett Bay. It is known as a popular New England Summer resort and is world-renowned for its historic mansions, International Hall of Tennis, and rich sailing history.
Located only 30 miles south of Providence, the city boasts almost unlimited activities year-round. Stroll along the famous 3.5-mile Cliff Walk or spend the day on its beautiful beaches.
Tour its famous Gilded Age Mansions or take a drive along the ocean where you can view the Summer White Houses of Presidents Eisenhower and Kennedy. In visiting Newport’s Harbor area, AKA the “Sailing Capital of the World” there are many shops and top-rated restaurants to choose from as well as vibrant nightlife!
Other fun activities include the annual Newport Folk Festival, fishing, water sports, and nearby hiking trails. Newport is also home to Salve Regina College as well as the Naval Underseas Warfare Center.